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Realms of Healthcare and Business
Keeping the eye on ever changing dynamics of two apparently distinct but interconnected realms of healthcare and business.
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Open Enrollment: An Overview of Week One

Open Enrollment: An Overview of Week One | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
In general, the state experience reported largely functioning systems and a dramatic, but manageable uptick in web traffic and phone calls.
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ONC video game teaches lessons in cybersecurity for doctors practices

ONC video game teaches lessons in cybersecurity for doctors practices | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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FDA credibility hurting due to budget issues, commissioner says

FDA credibility hurting due to budget issues, commissioner says | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Federal budget cuts and budget uncertainty are hurting the credibility of the Food and Drug Administration, agency Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg said Tuesday.
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HealthCare.gov: Where did all the money go?

HealthCare.gov: Where did all the money go? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The more you look at HealthCare.gov, the worse things seem. The site is the poster child for Affordable Care Act woes. Where did the money go?
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Cleveland Clinic Innovations' new director foresees more health IT startups, a focus on inventor satisfaction

Cleveland Clinic Innovations' new director foresees more health IT startups, a focus on inventor satisfaction | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Gary Fingerhut will succeed Chris Coburn as executive director of Cleveland Clinic Innovations, the hospital's commercialization arm. Read about his goals here.
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Obama gets more tech help to fix healthcare site

Obama gets more tech help to fix healthcare site | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The Obama administration has recruited engineers from several prominent technology companies to help fix the problems preventing people from signing up for government-mandated health insurance.
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Anderson Cooper Hits White House Over Obamacare Glitches (Video)

Anderson Cooper Hits White House Over Obamacare Glitches (Video) | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Anderson Cooper brought up a pretty good point on Wednesday regarding the glitches with the Obamacare website. The CNN host suggested that if these same problems had occurred during Obama's campaign, they would have been taken care of much sooner.
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5 in-demand healthcare jobs

5 in-demand healthcare jobs | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Healthcare already leads all other industries in number of job openings.
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The big winner of Obamacare rollout: The guy with HealthCare.com

The big winner of Obamacare rollout: The guy with HealthCare.com | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Hundreds of thousands of people rushed to Healthcare.com by accident on Oct. 1, when the United States government launched its online health exchange -- at a very similar domain.
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Apple Makes OS X Mavericks Free

Apple Makes OS X Mavericks Free | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Apple is offering software at no charge to make its new iPads, MacBook Pro and Mac Pro more appealing.
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Obama criticizes rollout of HealthCare.gov, but urges patience

Obama criticizes rollout of HealthCare.gov, but urges patience | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama, speaking today to a nationally televised audience, sharply criticized his administration's development efforts on HealthCare.gov, the troubled Web portal that has caused millions of Americans huge headaches as they seek to...
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Noah’s Story

Noah’s Story | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
In this presentation, Tanya Lord gives a caregiver’s perspective on how to fix the series of miscommunications and gaps in care that led to her son’s death.
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Burlington man given S.C. man's data via health care website

Burlington man given S.C. man's data via health care website | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The incident has left both men wanting answers from federal officials, and all of their data deleted from the website.
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Invest In Pharma? Maybe Go To Vegas Instead.

Invest In Pharma? Maybe Go To Vegas Instead. | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Instead of investing in pharma maybe you should go to Vegas instead. You'll have a lot more fun and, a new study suggests, your chances of winning are just as good.
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Betting on Google Glass for surgeons pays off big time for Austin startup

Betting on Google Glass for surgeons pays off big time for Austin startup | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The team at Pristine.io has had a great year: raising money, testing its Google Glass software for surgeons at a major hospital and winning a DEMO God award.
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Can this cool, cheap ECG device startup raise $230K in a month?

Can this cool, cheap ECG device startup raise $230K in a month? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Mobile health news: A healthcare startup wants to fund cheap heart disease health medical device MobilECG with crowdfunding campaign.
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Can mobile health interventions stand up to the scrutinty of peer-review?

Can mobile health interventions stand up to the scrutinty of peer-review? | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it

An analysis of the effectiveness of mobile health interventions in:

 

* managing blood sugar levels

 

* recovering from surgery

 

* increasing levels of physical activity


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HealthCare.gov blame game continues

HealthCare.gov blame game continues | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner apologized during testimony this week for the problem-plagued HealthCare.gov, but that's about all she could manage to say as lawmakers during the hearing continued to bicker...
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Obama's tech expert becomes target over healthcare website woes

Obama's tech expert becomes target over healthcare website woes | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Todd Park has gone from steering his healthcare information technology company through a blockbuster IPO to occasionally sleeping on a mat in his office while working to repair the troubled...
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Why Healthcare.gov Failed

Why Healthcare.gov Failed | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
Experts say a lack of consumer-centric development and user testing led to the disastrous rollout of the government's Obamacare portal.
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6 tips from ONC pilots for implementing a community health texting initiative

6 tips from ONC pilots for implementing a community health texting initiative | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
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Analysis: Most consumers don't complete exchange applications

Analysis: Most consumers don't complete exchange applications | Realms of Healthcare and Business | Scoop.it
The Obama administration touts a higher-than-expected interest in the initial rollout of the federal health insurance exchange but few of the millions of people accessing the website actually complete applications, according to a new analysis from...
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